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Nepotism in the White House

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Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump arrive in North Charleston, South Carolina.

President Trump's daughter, Ivanka, has an office in the West Wing and high-level security clearances. Trump’s son-in-law, and Ivanka’s husband, Jared Kushner, is a White House senior advisor. Despite an obvious conflict of interest, presidential nepotism is not new. 

Today we examine the history of familial favoritism in the White House.